ONCE UPON A TIME IN CHINA...
...a little boy became a scientist who was the first in history to discover that the earth was round. Zhang Heng devoted his life to studying the stars and making new discoveries. Not only was he a great painter, poet and mathematician, he was also a brilliant inventor. In this book, find out why people believe Zhang was the cleverest man in the history of China.
The simple language and beautiful illustrations make this book a wonderful reader or bedtime story. It is suitable for all ages but children aged 6-12 years will especially enjoy reading this book.
About the Once Upon A Time In China… series
China has a long history, but its many stories are often too complex for children. In this series, Jillian Lin retells China’s best historical tales so they are easy and fun to read. Children will embark on a journey through time where they will get a glimpse inside the colourful lives of famous Chinese figures. Beautiful illustrations, gripping stories and fascinating facts make these books wonderful readers or bedtime stories for ages six and above. Each book contains the life story of a famous figure in Chinese history, a list of interesting facts, a quiz and a map.